Klatt’s `History of speech synthesis’ Archive of audio clips.

Sound files and descriptions from Dennis H. Klatt (1987), “Review of text-to-speech conversion for English” J. Acous. Soc. Amer. 82, 737-793   Part D: Fully automatic text-to-speech conversion 24. The first full text-to-speech system, done in Japan by...

Klatt’s `History of speech synthesis’ Archive Part A.

Sound files and descriptions from Dennis H. Klatt (1987), “Review of text-to-speech conversion for English” J. Acous. Soc. Amer. 82, 737-793   Part A: Development of speech synthesizers Part A: Development of speech synthesizers 1. The VODER of Homer...

Klatt’s `History of speech synthesis’ Archive Part C.

Sound files and descriptions from Dennis H. Klatt (1987), “Review of text-to-speech conversion for English” J. Acous. Soc. Amer. 82, 737-793   Part C: Synthesis by rule of segments and sentence prosody Rules to control a low-dimensionality...

Klatt’s `History of speech synthesis’ Archive Part B.

Sound files and descriptions from Dennis H. Klatt (1987), “Review of text-to-speech conversion for English” J. Acous. Soc. Amer. 82, 737-793.   Part B: Segmental synthesis by rule 15. Creation of a sentence from rules in the head of Pierre Delattre,...