8. CIAIR Video game Command Voice (CIAIR-VCV)

Producer, Project

Center for Integrated Acoustic Information Research (CIAIR), Nagoya University

Contents

Collection of voices (reading out words and sentences) of elementary school students inside a room (in a normal living environment, not in an anechoic chamber)

Contents A: 
0 - 40 words (mainly katakana words)
Contents B: 
30 sentences quoted from the nursery tale, "The Little Match Girl," by Hans Christian Andersen
Contents C: 
21 short words such as figures, directions, and greetings (40 words in part)

Speaker

Elementary school students (6- to 12-year-old boys and girls) 288 people (145 boys and 143 girls)

Speech file format

WAV format (16 kHz, 16 bit, Mono)

Distribution media

1 DVD

Licensing

For research and development purposes only

Price

No fee

Further information

http://db.ciair.coe.nagoya-u.ac.jp/eng/dbciair/dbciair2/kodomo.htm

Speech sample for test listening

Isolated words (mainly katakana words)

「サンタクロース」

Sentences quoted from the nursery tale "The Little Match Girl"

「それはひどく寒いおおみそかの夜のことです。」

Isolated words such as digits and greetings

「おはよう」

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