Sweet, gentle

"Dolce" is an Italian adjective that translates to "sweet" or "gentle" in English, conveying the meanings of "softness" or "tenderness".

In music, "dolce" is an expression marking used to instruct performers to play with a sweet or gentle quality, evoking a sense of delicacy and emotional tenderness.

In other words, when interpreting "dolce", performers should aim to create an atmosphere of softness and tenderness in the music, allowing the audience to experience a gentle and melodic musical ambiance that emphasizes the emotional subtleties and sensitivity of the piece being played.

Example of Dolce

Einaudi: Dolce Droga