Generating F0 Contours for Speech Synthesis Using the Tilt Intonation Theory

  • Alan W BlackCentre
  • Published 1997

Abstract

This paper presents a method for generating F 0 contours for a speech synthesis system using the Tilt intonation theory ((10], 9]). The Tilt theory ooers an abstract description of natural F 0 contours which may be derived automatically from natural speech. Given a speech database labelled with Tilt events, this paper shows how that data may be used to… (More)

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