Hypo and Hyperarticulated Speech Synthesis - Continuous Control of the Degree of Articulation - Demo

Hyperarticulated Speech

Degree of Articulation

0
0.25
0.5
0.75
1
1.25
1.5
Example 1
                           
Example 2
                           
Example 3
                           

Hypoarticulated Speech

Degree of Articulation

0
-0.25
-0.5
-0.75
-1
-1.25
-1.5
Example 1
                           
Example 2
                           
Example 3
                           

Reference:
B. Picart, T. Drugman, T. Dutoit
"Continuous Control of the Degree of Articulation in HMM-based Speech Synthesis"
12th Annual Conference of the International Speech Communication Association (ISCA)
Interspeech 2011, pp. 1797-1800, Florence, Italy, 2011

Authors webpage:
Benjamin Picart
Thomas Drugman
Thierry Dutoit