Drum programming requires a high degree of MIDI programming skills to create sophisticated patterns. These techniques combined with a 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. How ever you choose to progress make sure you are developing and being ambitious as to your rhythmic use.