Cook, Perry R.

1996

Singing Voice Synthesis: History, Current Work and Future Directions

Computer Music Journal: Vol. 20, No, 3. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press: 38-46.

URL: http://www.mitpressjournals.org/loi/comj

Language(s): English

Keyword(s):

Parameters of Sound Cross-synthesis FOF Frequency Modulation Synthesis Linear Predictive Coding Physical Modelling

Abstract:

In this article, the author reviews the history of singing voice synthesis and highlights several current (1996) projects in the field. He discusses the benefits and trade-offs of using techniques and models, the attraction of composing with vocal models, and suggests directions for future research.