1. The default font used for text in Dorico is Academico. This is the font that will be used by all paragraph styles that inherit from the default font, and also for text components of music items, such as tempo markings and playing techniques.
    2. You can choose which font will be used for these type of text objects. Open Preferences and at the top of the General page, set the Default text font family. Apply the setting and close the dialog.
    3. The new text font will be applied to any new projects you create. Setting the font family in Preferences will not affect existing projects.