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CMU_FAF database
The CMU_FAF (Facts and Fables) database was constructed at the Language Technologies Institute at Carnegie Mellon University. It is designed to provide paragraphs of speech from a single speaker to allow better investigation of prosody over sentences.

The database consist of selected text from Project Gutenberg. Specifically Aesop's Fables and the CIA World Fact Book (2000). This has been recored by a single US Male Speaker, and automatically labeled.

CMU FAF Database


This work was partially supported by the U.S. National Science Foundation under Grant No. 0205731, ``ITR: Prosody Generation for Child Oriented Speech Synthesis''. Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.

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