voice synthesis (Total 484 Patents Found)

A robot apparatus ( 1 ) is capable of audibly expressing an emotion in a manner similar to that performed by a living animal. The robot apparatus ( 1 ) utters a sentence by means of voice synthesis by performing a process including the steps of: an emotional state discrimination step (S 1 ) for discriminating an emotio...
The invention relates to a statistical parameter model establishing method. The method comprises steps of acquiring model training data, wherein the model training data comprises a text feature sequence and a corresponding original voice sample sequence; inputting an original vector matrix formed by matching the text f...
Systems and methods for providing synthesized speech in a manner that takes into account the environment where the speech is presented. A method embodiment includes, based on a listening environment and at least one other parameter associated with at least one other parameter, selecting an approach from the plurality o...
A strained-rough-voice conversion unit ( 10 ) is included in a voice conversion device that can generate a “strained rough” voice produced in a part of a speech when speaking forcefully with excitement, nervousness, anger, or emphasis and thereby richly express vocal expression such as anger, excitement, or an anim...
An accessory adapted to be mounted to a bicycle having the capability of generating audible voice messages based on various parameters sensed by the accessory. The bicycle accessory includes sensing means adapted to be mounted to a bicycle having at least two wheels for generating a signal relating to an operational pa...
Systems and methods for providing synthesized speech in a manner that takes into account the environment where the speech is presented. A method embodiment includes, based on a listening environment and at least one other parameter associated with at least one other parameter, selecting an approach from the plurality o...
An electronic dealing system which electronically performs matching processing between the information on transaction orders placed by order side customers and information on transaction orders placed by hit side customers so as to establish transactions, which system sets a margin relative to a last trade price, calcu...
Système amélioré pour l'analyse de synthèse de la parole dans lequel des informations concernant le registre aux fins de l'excitation sont transmises pendant des segments de paroles sonores et une excitation par impulsions ou une excitation sonore est transmise au cours de segments de paroles non sonores, a...
The invention discloses an imbedded voice synthesis method based on an adaptive weighted spectrum interpolation coefficient, which is used in an imbedded operation system for transforming arbitrary received characters into voices and outputting the voices. The method comprises the following steps of: at a training end,...
A voice synthesis device includes a sequence data generation unit configured to generate sequence data including a plurality of kinds of parameters for controlling vocalization of a voice to be synthesized based on music information and lyrics information, an output unit configured to output a singing voice based on th...
A method of singing voice synthesis uses commercially-available MIDI-based music composition software as a user interface (13). The user specifies a musical score and lyrics; as well as other music control parameters. The control information is stored in a MIDI file (11). Based on the input to the MIDI file (11) the sy...
A voice synthesis apparatus is provided. The voice synthesis apparatus includes: an electrode array configured to, in response to voiceless speeches of a user, detect an electromyogram (EMG) signal from skin of the user; a speech activity detection module configured to detect a voiceless speech period of the user; a fe...
本发明提出一种用于波形拼接语音合成的选音方法和装置,该用于波形拼接语音合成的选音方法包括:获取标注信息,所述标注信息是对待合成文本进行前端处理后得到的;获取预先生成的机器学习模型;根据所述标注信息和所述机器学习模...
A voice analysis method includes a variable extraction step of generating a time series of a relative pitch. The relative pitch is a difference between a pitch generated from music track data, which continuously fluctuates on a time axis, and a pitch of a reference voice. The music track data designate respective notes...
A mobile telephone unit of the invention comprises a storage section for storing karaoke piece data, a controller for reading the karaoke piece data from the storage section, analyzing the karaoke piece data, and fetching melody information and singing voice synthesis information based on the karaoke piece data, a soun...
Improved automated synthesis of human audible speech from text is disclosed. Performance enhancement of the underlying text comprehensibility is obtained through prosodic treatment of the synthesized material, improved speaking rate treatment, and improved methods of spelling words or terms for the sysstem user. Prosod...
An information processing device determines whether a predetermined condition with regard to information processing has been met, changes a character for vocalization when the predetermined condition has been met, and generates a sound signal of a synthesized voice obtained by vocalizing the character for vocalization ...
La présente invention concerne une visionneuse permettant d'afficher un livre électronique possédant diverses caractéristiques de synthèse texte-parole et de reconnaissance vocale. Cette visionneuse permet à un utilisateur de sélectionner un texte dans un livre électronique affiché et d'en obtenir une ...
A voice synthesizing device which compiles wave segments, such as pitch wave segments, in order to synthesize speech. Speech is synthesized by connecting wave segments to form a contiguous waveform. Each wave segment is assigned one or more connection types which describe the connection to be made between points on tha...
In a voice synthesis apparatus, by bounding a desired range of input text to be output by, e.g., a start tag “<morphing type=“emotion” start=“happy” end=“angry”>” and end tag </morphing>, a feature of synthetic voice is continuously changed while gradually changing voice from a happy voice t...
Provided is a phoneme information synthesis device, including: an operation intensity information acquisition unit configured to acquire information indicating an operation intensity; and a phoneme information generation unit configured to output phoneme information for specifying a phoneme of a singing voice to be syn...
PURPOSE: A voice synthesis service system and a control method therefor are provided to generate a smooth synthesis sound by a sentence unit and a syllable unit. CONSTITUTION: A service scenario control unit(110) receives a voice synthesis service request and a sentence, and outputs a condition for requesting the synth...
A strained-rough-voice conversion unit ( 10 ) is included in a voice conversion device that can generate a “strained rough” voice produced in a part of a speech when speaking forcefully with excitement, nervousness, anger, or emphasis and thereby richly express vocal expression such as anger, excitement, or an anim...
【課題】 話者に依存した特徴が含まれない調音運動を表現するモデルを作成する。 【解決手段】 調音パラメータ生成部13は計測された調音器官の上顎などの複数の位置の水平方向および垂直方向を利用して調音パラメータベクトルを...
The invention discloses a voice synthesis method based on a limited Boltzmann machine. The method comprises the following steps: substituting spectral envelope which is extracted by an adaptive weighted spectrum interpolation STRAIGHT synthesizer for high-level spectrum feature for spectrum modeling; performing state s...
In one aspect, a method of processing a voice signal to extract information to facilitate training a speech synthesis model is provided. The method comprises acts of detecting a plurality of candidate features in the voice signal, performing at least one comparison between one or more combinations of the plurality of c...
A voice synthesis device includes: a memory for storing a plurality of recorded voice data; a dividing unit for dividing a text into a plurality of words or phrases, wherein the text is to be converted into a voice message; a verifying unit for verifying whether one of the recorded voice data corresponding to each word...
A voice synthesis model generation device, a voice synthesis model generation system, a communication terminal device, and a method for generating a voice synthesis model all of which are capable of preferably acquiring a user's voice. A voice synthesis model generation system is configured to include a mobile comm...