US English male speaker "BDL" for Festival
US English male speaker ("BDL") for Festival. This is a HMM-based Speech Synthesis System (HTS) voice from the Nagoya Institute of Technology, trained using the CMU ARCTIC database. This voice is based on 1132 utterances spoken by a US English male speaker. The speaker is experienced in building synthetic voices. This was recorded at 16bit 32KHz, in a sound proof room, in stereo, one channel was the waveform, the other EGG. The database was automatically labelled using CMU Sphinx using the FestVox labelling scripts. No hand correction has been made.
You can contact the maintainers of this package via email at
festival dash maintainers at fedoraproject dot org.