Fourth ISCA ITRW on Speech Synthesis

August 29 - September 1, 2001
Perthshire, Scotland

The German Text-to-Speech Synthesis System MARY: A Tool for Research, Development and Teaching

Marc Schrööder (1) and Jürgen Trouvain (2)

(1) DFKI, Saarbrücken, Germany
(2) Institute of Phonetics, University of the Saarland, Saarbrücken, Germany

The German Text-to-Speech Synthesis system MARY is presented. An interface allowing to access and modify intermediate processing steps without the need for a technical understanding of the system is described, along with examples of how this interface can be put to use in research, development and teaching.

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Bibliographic reference.  Schröder, Marc / Trouvain, Jürgen (2001): "The German text-to-speech synthesis system MARY: A tool for research, development, and teaching", In SSW4-2001, paper 112.