Hypo and Hyperarticulated Speech Synthesis - Perceptual Effects - Demo

Hyperarticulated Speech

Effect Index

Reference Neutral *
Reference Hyper *
Case 1
Case 2
Case 3
Case 4
Example 1
                       
Example 2
                       
Example 3
                       

Hypoarticulated Speech

Effect Index

Reference Neutral *
Reference Hypo *
Case 1
Case 2
Case 3
Case 4
Example 1
                       
Example 2
                       
Example 3
                       

* The reference corresponds to the (neutral, hyper, hypo) full data model trained using 1220 sentences.


Reference:
B. Picart, T. Drugman, T. Dutoit
"Perceptual Effects of the Degree of Articulation in HMM-based Speech Synthesis"
ISCA Tutorial and Research Workshop on NOn LInear Speech Processing
NOLISP 2011, pp. 177-182, Las Palmas, Gran Canaria, 2011

Authors webpage:
Benjamin Picart
Thomas Drugman
Thierry Dutoit