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Figure 5.3. Screenshot of the audio waveform of the ngangan variation (top) and kèngèbu accompaniment (bottom) in Ngòn. The vertical orange lines mark the eight onbeat positions, as defined by the accompaniment. Green dots highlight the alignment of ngangan variation strokes with kèngèbu accompaniment strokes, whereas the red dot highlights a ngangan note not having a counterpart in the accompaniment