Check out this post from Nemeth Balazs of audio.tutsplus.com where he writes instructions for creating various snare drum sounds using the “Ableton Live” program. The article details how to set up the program, import the original sounds, and apply added effects using the software. Using the new sound in a song is demonstrated, and a sample audio is provided at the end of the article.
A nice additional drum related read for you today:
Quick Tip: How to Make a Snare Roll Generator