Sunday, October 21, 2007

VOCALOID - Hatsune Miku - PC can sing

woot !!!!!

Hatsune Miku

its unbelievable that pc CAN sing like that (see the links down below).


here some info

Who/What is Hatsune Miku ?

Hatsune Miku” is a software developed by Crypton Future Media. According to Crypton official page Virtual Singer ‘Hatsune Miku’ is a 'Vocal Android' (VOCALOID) created out of voice actrees Fujita Saki. Or technicaly, Hatsune Miku is a synthetic instrument pack running on the Vocaloid2 engine–a text-to-speech singing engine. In other words, it’s a software that outputs singing if you give it the notes and words

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So what is this VOCALOID ?

VOCALOID is a Singing Synthesizer technology and application software developed by the Yamaha Corporation that enables users to synthesize singing by just typing in lyrics and melody. Yamaha announced its development in 2003 and in January 2004 the first application software product was launched. It was not released as a Yamaha product, but a software package of Vocaloid Singer Libraries developed by third party licensees which included Yamaha’s Vocaloid software.

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Saki Fujita

Saki Fujita (born October 19, 1984) is a female Japanese voice actress from Tokyo, Japan. She also sang the ending theme to the anime Tokimeki Memorial Only Love, "Kiseki no Kakera", along with Yuki Makishima and Yukako Yoshikawa.

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Hatsune Miku

Hatsune Miku

Age : 16
Height : 158 cm
Weight : 42 Kg
Music Genre : Pop/Dance
Tempo : 70-150 BPM
Vocals : A3-E5

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via firebird/radeonator

Here some "demo" Hatsune Miku singing(thanks firebird for the link)

some more info