Speech samples for “Predicting VQVAE-based Character Acting Style from Quotation-Annotated Text for Audiobook Speech Synthesis”


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Speech samples

We have prepared 5 models for comparison:

For details about each models, please refer to our paper.

Speech in dialogues

We present the character name corresponding to each sentences as “character name” as well as speech generated by each models. Note that models shown in red colors takes ground truth speech as input during inference. They are shown as a reference and comparing these models to others is not appropriate.

Character nameGround truthFS2 (w/o BERT)FS2 FS2-ResCNN FS2-ResCNN-VQ FS2-characterFS2-all
Ant girl