The most flexible way to use a MIDI drum machine is to record the notes it generates into SONAR, then use that machine as a MIDI playback device. This lets you edit, cut, paste, and copy your drum parts like any other clip. You can use MIDI Sync to record the notes from the drum machine into SONAR as follows:
4. Record the drum part from SONAR. The drum machine starts automatically when recording begins and stops automatically when you press Stop.
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