Solitary, lonely

"Solitario" is an Italian term that translates to "solitary" or "lonely" in English, conveying the meanings of "isolation" or "aloneness".

In music, "solitario" is used to describe a style or character that evokes a sense of solitude or loneliness. It often implies a reflective and introspective quality.

In other words, when encountering "solitario" in the context of music, performers should aim to convey a sense of isolation and introspection, allowing the audience to experience a musical ambiance that reflects the solitude and inner contemplation present in the piece being played.

Example of Solitario

Leo Rojas - El Pastor Solitario / Der Einsamer Hirte