How to Sing “Silent Night” – Pop Singing vs. Musical Theater – Felicia Ricci

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The gist of this video is:

Musical theater singing features pure, open, sustained vowels and is more faithful to rhythm.

Pop singing lets you have more freedom with pronunciation. Play around with diphthongs, rhythms, breathiness, and vocal fry, as these simple adjustments can instantly change the genre of the singing. If you struggle with how to sing pop, hopefully these simple approaches can help you start to reshape your sound.

This isn’t a detailed musical theater or pop singing tutorial per se, but it’s supposed to be a fun ‘n’ silly video that contrasts some key approaches that can help make your singing sound more pop-py.

(Because I personally am a beginner pop singer, I would consider this pop singing for beginners. 🙂 )

Enjoy – and don’t forget to get on the waitlist for my online singing training Singing Transformation! It begins with a free 90 minute singing webinar that is pretty awesome. Hope to see you there!

xo Fel


As a professional voice finder, it’s my sworn duty to teach you how to find your singing voice! Learning how to improve your singing voice is all about simple, achievable steps that make SENSE to you. All of us learn how to sing on our own timeline, and certain things will click more than others. But it’s important that YOU understand your voice more than anyone else — learning how to be a good singer is, in many ways, getting to know yourself 🙂 If you feel you don’t yet know how to sing like a pro, be patient — every baby step and daily practice session helps. (And I’ll keep posting new vids to help you!)
xo Fel

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36 thoughts on “How to Sing “Silent Night” – Pop Singing vs. Musical Theater – Felicia Ricci

  1. Anurag Dongre says:

    yiippiieee im the first one to like

  2. Mubashar Mughal says:

    as always looking gorgeous 👌

  3. Marsha Dashie says:

    your purple hair !! im shook !!

  4. Pearl Eugene says:

    was dying for a video.i know you were busy.thanks for putting one out fel

  5. Gerardo Gerardo says:

    Happy Christmas Darling!! Cheers, G 😀 London

  6. Vaibhav Jack says:

    very nice and I like the camera trick your playing

  7. Gerardo Gerardo says:

    I like the snaps & puffs !!

  8. laya senthil says:

    Love your personality, this video was great and clear!

  9. hi what’s the difference between the musical theatre singing and Opera
    singing ?

  10. you’re helping me improve my voice so much I’m going into college soon as a
    freshman soon and I’m gonna major in theater arts I’m so happy I found you
    before then lol

  11. Neham Rai Covers says:

    CONGRATULATIONS ON 400,000!!!! you deserve it Fel, you’ve helped me and
    hundreds of thousands of people to sing !!! you’ve even helped me gain
    enough confidence to post covers so again THANK YOU :))))

  12. Shubham Samant says:

    beautiful voice 👌 nd ur tips r d best…i follow ur channel regularly…
    luv u😍

  13. Vincent Coulson says:

    Give this lady more subs, give her all the subs.

  14. Sofia (sopvhi.a) says:

    Hi Felicia, you are great, you’re a very nice person 😀
    I have a question: how do i get a stronger voice? A voice that people can
    actually hear because often people can’t hear me even if I yell

  15. I had always been wondering about the differences! this finally answered my
    question, thank you!

  16. You’re awesome!!!!! And your singing is awesome too!!!!! :*

  17. LOL amusing video, both ways sound great, thought the theatrical way is my

  18. Paula Gee says:

    I’m going to sing this song on Christmas Eve so this is exactly what I
    need. Thank you ^^

  19. Michelle Turner says:

    I hear tons of Idina in your pop version! <3

  20. Louise Backlund says:

    Great video, good and understandable comparisons of the styles! 😊 but
    what’s going on with your l’s in your singing in this video, Fel? 😂

  21. This gets 20 thumb snapping ups from me

  22. Destini Hester says:

    where can i get the album???? slayyyyyy

  23. Anita Guelfo says:

    I love your videos. It really helps me sing better!

  24. Joel Islas says:

    Fel I love you’re hair … thanks, your vídeos are verry helpful. And i
    love the song…

  25. Byron Ojeda says:

    I did enjoy it! Thanks for sharing Felicia! Have a great and memorable

  26. Simon Jones says:

    I’m fascinated by your pronunciations that you’ve mention here and in your
    other ‘how to sing ‘ videos. I’d love to see you break that
    down and explain the theory behind it.

  27. Diângelo Matias says:

    Musical Theatre more like Christine and less like Elphaba, right?

  28. SeeOhEnEnOhAhh says:

    Hey Fel!

    Love the videos! Been watching your channel for soooooo long and I even
    watched some of your videos a few seconds before I went to perform last
    night! 😀

    Just wondering, if you’re open to suggestions, would harmonies be a cool
    topic for a video? Just because I always enjoy learning and hearing what
    singers can create in terms of harmony and I think if you had a look into
    it, I would be glued even more! (not that that’s even possible :D:D)

    Anyway, awesome videos!

    Much love from the UK.

  29. Michaela Alcordo says:

    Great video!! 😀 This was really helpful and personally I prefer The First
    Noel, but Silent Night is amazing ✨

  30. ICE-CREAM Burry says:

    Omg I played silent night on the guitar on sunday… my feet were shaking
    and also we sang other traditional choir christmas songs it was bomb. Nice
    video fel 💙

  31. I’ve been wanting to join your singing instruction program for literally
    years now. I remember when I first found you you had maybe 30,000 subs and
    I saw this video and happened to look at your subscriber count and holy cow
    you have 400,000!!! You are amazing, and deserve every single one! I hope
    you keep making videos and helping make the world a little brighter :)

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