The SWARA Speech Corpus

A Large Parallel Romanian Read Speech Dataset


The SWARA Corpus is a result of the SWARA Project, funded by the Romanian Ministry of Education, under the grant agreement PN-II-PT-PCCA-2013-4 No 6/2014. The corpus contains over 21 hours of high quality recordings from 17 different speakers. The data is segmented in 19,279 utterances and includes their orthographic transcripts and semi-automatic phone-level alignments.


If you use the SWARA Corpus, please cite the following paper:


Adriana Stan, Florina Dinescu, Cristina Țiple, Șerban Meza, Bogdan Orza, Magdalena Chirilă and Mircea Giurgiu, The SWARA Speech Corpus: A Large Parallel Romanian Read Speech Dataset, in Proceedings of the 9th Conference on Speech Technology and Human-Computer Dialogue, Bucharest, Romania, July 6-9, 2017 pdf | bib


You can listen to audio samples of each speaker, as well as samples of synthetic voices built from the SWARA corpus HERE


The list of the utterances which were read exactly the same by all the speakers can be found HERE



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No.Speaker IDSexDurationNo. of uttsDownload link
1 BAS F 1h 34' 30'' 1493 Download - 491MB
2 CAU F 1h 11' 35'' 996 Download - 372MB
3 DCS F 1h 50' 01'' 1493 Download - 519MB
4 DDM F 1h 09' 18'' 996 Download - 364MB
5 EME F 1h 53' 36'' 1493 Download - 512MB
6 FDS M 0h 57' 21'' 996 Download - 292MB
7 HTM F 1h 06' 27'' 981 Download - 352MB
8 IPS M 0h 58' 08'' 996 Download - 294MB
9 PCS M 1h 08' 03'' 996 Download - 345MB
10 PMM F 1h 01' 52'' 921 Download - 322MB
11 PSS M 1h 27' 45'' 1486 Download - 436MB
12 RMS M 1h 08' 56'' 996 Download - 329MB
13 SAM F 1h 43' 31'' 1493 Download - 524MB
14 SDS M 1h 01' 28'' 996 Download - 317MB
15 SGS M 0h 55' 22'' 996 Download - 274MB
16 TIM F 1h 09' 27'' 973 Download - 362MB
17 TSS M 1h 01' 54'' 996 Download - 315MB


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