Search for dissertations about: "extended vocal techniques"

Found 2 swedish dissertations containing the words extended vocal techniques.

  1. 1. Monsters I Love : On Multivocal Arts

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Stockholms konstnärliga högskola

    Author : Alex Nowitz; Stockholms konstnärliga högskola.; [2019]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Music; acousmatic and disembodied voice; æsthetics of uncertainty and in-between; composer-performer; contemporary vocal performance art; custom musical instrument DIY ; digital musical instrument DMI ; electronic and electroacoustic music; expanding the field of vocal performance art; extended vocal techniques; extending the voice; gesture-controlled live electronics; improvisation and real-time composition; inclusive vocal performance practises; interactive sound and music; multidirectional listening; multivocality; multivocal voice; new vocality; sampling practises for vocal and musical improvisation; schizophonic practices; sensor-based and computer-based technology; singer-composer; sound art; sound technology; STEIM; strophonion; vocal materiality and liminality; vocal personas; vocal sound dance; wireless technology; Performativa och mediala praktiker; med inriktning mot film och media koreografi opera scen; Performative and mediated practices; with specializations in choreography film and media opera performing arts;

    Abstract : Proposing a ‘multivocal practice’ in the vocal arts, this exposition (documented artistic research project) embodies an inclusive approach to four core categories for the contemporary performance voice: the singing, speaking, extended and disembodied voice. The culmination of a four-year PhD project in the Performative and mediated practices, with specializations in choreography/film and media/opera /performing arts, it documents artistic research sub-projects through the presentation of multimedia material, interweaving performance recordings with reflection and informative threads. READ MORE

  2. 2. Accounting for Individual Speaker Properties in Automatic Speech Recognition

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Daniel Elenius; KTH.; [2010]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; MAP; MLLR; VTLN; speaker characteristics; dynamic modeling; child; SOCIAL SCIENCES Statistics; computer and systems science Informatics; computer and systems science Information and language technology; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Statistik; data- och systemvetenskap Informatik; data- och systemvetenskap Informations- och språkteknologi;

    Abstract : In this work, speaker characteristic modeling has been applied in the fields of automatic speech recognition (ASR) and automatic speaker verification (ASV). In ASR, a key problem is that acoustic mismatch between training and test conditions degrade classification per- formance. READ MORE