What is a Formant filter?

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What is a Formant filter?

Postby Dennis » Fri Dec 27, 2013 8:06 am

What exactly does it do to the audio signal?
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Re: What is a Formant filter?

Postby Stab Frenzy » Fri Dec 27, 2013 11:47 am

Basically filters the sound the same as a throat and mouth does to make vowel sounds.
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Re: What is a Formant filter?

Postby pflosi » Fri Dec 27, 2013 11:49 am

Usually it refers to several parallel bandpass filters, or its inversion: a notch.
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Re: What is a Formant filter?

Postby Dennis » Fri Dec 27, 2013 8:36 pm

Perfect, thanks for the answers guys
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Re: What is a Formant filter?

Postby garranimal » Sat Dec 28, 2013 4:51 am

Mark Smart explains formant filters and their use in making choir sounds.
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