Well I fell short of that exact goal but rather took it into a different direction. I thought about my favorite holiday, Christmas, and it hit me that I could make a Christmas lights display that would be "choreographed" and well that's when I began to research and put together what you will see here.
Please read everything so that you don't run into problems and even if you do you wont sound silly when you ask for help.
Remember that electricity is dangerous and... (the usual disclaimer nonsense that no one reads).
This step can be a little tricky as there are so many ways to do this project; mainly the electrical wiring for the control box.
Essentials to the project
This list does not include the items needed to make the electrical box that the lights plug into. Mainly because there are so many ways to make it. although I will put pictures and explanations of how it needs to be done.