EUROSPEECH '93
Third European Conference on Speech Communication and Technology

Berlin, Germany
September 22-25, 1993

      

Albayzin Speech Database: Design of the Phonetic Corpus

Asunción Moreno (1), Dolors Poch (2), Antonio Bonafonte (1), Eduardo Lleida (1), Joaquim Llisterri (2), Jose B. Marino (1), Climent Nadeu (1)

(1) Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya
(2) Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Barcelona. Spain

This paper describes the phonetic content of Albayzin, a spoken database for Spanish designed for speech recognition purposes. A statistical study of a large sample of spontaneous speech is presented, and the phonetic and statistical criteria for the final constitution of the database are discussed. Finally, the contents of the phonetic database are analyzed

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Bibliographic reference.  Moreno, Asunción / Poch, Dolors / Bonafonte, Antonio / Lleida, Eduardo / Llisterri, Joaquim / Marino, Jose B. / Nadeu, Climent (1993): "Albayzin speech database: design of the phonetic corpus", In EUROSPEECH'93, 175-178.