Tertenia 1886 - Villaputzu 1979
His father Giuseppino, contemporary of Antioco Cabras and of Agostino Vacca, was his teacher since Antonio was a child. After, he took lessons from Giuanniccu Cabras. Bentzon in his publication says: " The Village of Villaputzu in Sarrabus, has been, during the last years, the centre for the professional performers of launeddas. There I knew the old master Antonio Lara who became my main informer about launeddas professional music.Recorded piece that can be listened to: polka (fiuda bagadia). Interesting example of an imported dance, which was included by the performers in the autochthonous repertory, conforming to the changed social situation, which introduced, expecially after the First World War, new fashions and musical tastes.