Drum programming requires a high degree of MIDI programming skills to create sophisticated patterns. These techniques combined with further exploration of rhythm in popular music are fertile ground for new and interesting music.
Utilise all or some of the techniques as demonstrated in the RECAP VIDEOS to create a rhythmically focused track. 20 – 40 secs:
It can be a beat with development and variation, possibly ready for use in a composition. Or, you could apply these techniques for a more free standing piece of percussive music. However you choose to progress make sure you are developing and being ambitious as to your rhythmic use.