Mara Bettencourt is a Singer-Songwriter and Educator. She was born in Terceira island, in the Azores, Portugal. Mara writes, composes, records and performs original songs in different languages. Her music is described as Romantic and Inspirational with an Eclectic feel. The use of metaphors, nature sounds, different languages and spiritual connotations is very characteristic of her style.
Mara performs solo and she also collaborates with other musicians. 
She owns and operates Bettencourt Music Studio since 2000, where she teaches interdisciplinary music programs.
Master of Education
Bachelor's of Professional Studies in Interdisciplinary Music Studies
Certified in Early Childhood Education
Certified in Music for Wellness
Certified Master Life Coach
Certified Specialist in Voice Technique and Musicianship
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You took me back to my youth. Your voice is elegant and your passion flows out of you like clear water. Never Stop! Never Stop! Linda Whiting

Very lovely voice! Born in Paradise! Very cool! Steven Johnson BMI

Loved your music and the variety of rhythms you used and the story you tell. Continue to find yourself in your music and your love. Delia - Tony Grimaldi

Lindas músicas e você tem uma linda voz.. Parabéns!!! Deus te abençoe sempre. Luiz Antonio Bergonso

Really enjoyed "Please Believe me", very beautiful overall! keep up the great work! Blessings, Peg