Hands-on demos and other practical ways to learn about speech synthesis
- Download the HMM-based Speech Synthesis System that we are using, called HTS, and try the demos
- Festival is the open-source speech synthesis toolkit that we are using. Download it and try it out.
- Online demonstration of HTS and Festival using the same speakers. HTS-2007 system is the speaker-adaptive approach and HTS-2005 is the speaker-dependent approach.
- Links to tools
- The tools you need to do research on speech synthesis are mostly available as free open source software.