EUROSPEECH '91
Second European Conference on Speech Communication and Technology

Genova, Italy
September 24-26, 1991

                 

A Realtime Speech Synthesis System

P. A. Taylor, I. A. Nairn, A. M. Sutherland, Mervyn A. Jack

Centre for Speech Technology Research, University of Edinburgh, UK

A real time speech synthesis system for a personal computer is described. Details are given of real time considerations and an explanation is given as to how the system was implemented. The main modules of the linguistic and synthesis component are described. The flexible configuration of the system is demonstrated and two example applications are examined.

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Bibliographic reference.  Taylor, P. A. / Nairn, I. A. / Sutherland, A. M. / Jack, Mervyn A. (1991): "A realtime speech synthesis system", In EUROSPEECH-1991, 341-344.