How to animate motion graphics to music

There are many good reasons why you might want to animate to sound. It could be that you have to match an audio track supplied by a client, or you have been provided with a score which you need to match in terms of pacing and mood. On top of that it could be that there is a dialogue track that needs matching, or even lip syncing. Sound and vision go hand in hand for many creative artists, so lets look at a way of combining the two.

In this tutorial we will look at a supplied audio track, which is comprised of simple music, so we don't have to worry about syncing so much (which is a series of lessons in itself). My background is in design and photography but I also studied commercial sound production at university level, through a love of music, which has led to me combining them all many times.

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