Monthly Archives: May 2014

Cheating on Phonemes

Being lazy, I’ve been kicking around the idea of cheating on the CH and J affricatives by using the phoneme pairs T SH and D SH as “close enough” substitutes. Otherwise, both of these phonemes would have to be simulated … Continue reading

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Day of the Locus

The two current goals of synSinger are clarity and naturalness. The current output is wide of both marks, although it’s slowly getting better. The initial values of for the phonemes were taken from published tables from the MITalk program, although … Continue reading

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