IN APRIL 2005, I BROUGHT ENRIQUE Tucki of CONAF from Easter Island to Australia for an environmental technical visit. Prior to his arrival I sent him an email, advising him that he had one little obligation to me when he got here; to transcribe the lyrics of my favorite Matato'a songs in Rapanui and translate them into English.
"Teach Yourself Rapa Nui,"
Rapa Nui Journal: Journal of the Easter Island Foundation: Vol. 20
, Article 17.
Available at: https://kahualike.manoa.hawaii.edu/rnj/vol20/iss2/17