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RE: How do they record the actors for voice response systems
Subject:RE: How do they record the actors for voice response systems From:"Downing, David" <david -dot- downing -at- Fiserv -dot- com> To:"Milan Davidovic" <milan -dot- lists -at- gmail -dot- com>, "Fred Ridder" <docudoc -at- hotmail -dot- com> Date:Wed, 1 Apr 2009 10:32:57 -0500
Don LaFontaine, huh? I've heard some of the movie promos he's done. You
really went for the high-quality stuff.
Senior Technical Writer
Credit Union Solutions
From: Milan Davidovic [mailto:milan -dot- lists -at- gmail -dot- com]
Sent: Wednesday, April 01, 2009 11:29 AM
To: Fred Ridder
Cc: Downing, David; techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
Subject: Re: How do they record the actors for voice response systems
On Wed, Apr 1, 2009 at 11:07 AM, Fred Ridder <docudoc -at- hotmail -dot- com>
> The voice is not an actor. It's synthetic, generated by a
text-to-speech (TTS) algorithm.
Actually, we just had Don LaFontaine record material for ours. It was
expensive, but very cool. We're going to be so much cooler than our
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