Since 1994 Alex started an close collaboration with the contemporary music ensemble “Ictus” in Brussels, becoming a member of the ensemble in 1999. During these years up until today Alex has been involved in nearly all amplified concerts, CD publications and creations of Ictus with among others Georges Aperghis, Thierry De Mey, Philippe Manoury, Magnus Lindberg, Jonathan Harvey, Javier Alvarez, Steve Reich and Fausto Romitelli.
The Ictus Timeline (still under construction)

Alex Fostier

Sound & digits

Laborintus II

Concertgebouw, Brugge (B)Luciano Berio: “Laborintus II” for ensemble and choir by Ictus and the Nederlands Kamerkoor; Georges-Elie Octors (conductor) With Michel Portal, Renaud Garcia-Fons, Pierre Vaiana, Jean-Pierre Drouet, Ictus, Dutch Chamber Choir & Visual Kitchen - cond. Georges-Elie Octors A European jazz tribute to the sixties + afterparty with dj Funki Porcini

Berio

Kaaitheater, Brussels (B)Riccorenze, Circles, Linea, Naturale

Naturale

Opéra de Lille (F)Luciano Berio : Naturale, for solo viola (Paul De Clerck), percussion (Gerrit Nulens) and tape. Two performances and some comments on the music

Laborintus II with Mike Patton

Muziekgebouw ah IJ, Holland Festival, Amsterdam (NL)
Music by Luciano Berio, with Mike Patton, Nederlands Kamerkoor and soloists from Holland

Ictus soloists

Théâtre Maisonneuve, Montreal, CanadaKarlheinz Stockhausen, Der Kleine Harlekin Luciano Berio, Duetti per 2 violini Gyorgy Ligeti, Monument/Bewegung/Selbstporträt Thierry De Mey, Musique de Tables Gyorgy Ligeti, Poème symphonique pour 100 Métronomes Bela Bartok, Sonate for violin

Octobre en Normandie

Ecole de musique Dieppe(F) • Luciano Berio, Linea • Claude Debussy, Nocturne • Georges Crumb, Music for a Summer Evening • Thierry De Mey, Musique de tables

Octobre en Normandie

Théâtre des Deux Rives Rouen(F) • Luciano Berio, Linea • Claude Debussy, Nocturne • Georges Crumb, Music for a Summer Evening • Thierry De Mey, Musique de tables

Octobre en Normandie

Evreux (F) • Luciano Berio, Linea • Claude Debussy, Nocturne • Georges Crumb, Music for a Summer Evening • Thierry De Mey, Musique de tables

Ictus soloists

Théâtre Maisonneuve, Montreal, (Ca)organisatiON: Festival de Nouvelle Danse, MontrealKarlheinz Stockhausen, Der Kleine HarlekinLuciano Berio, Duetti per 2 violiniGyorgy Ligeti, Monument/Bewegung/SelbstporträtThierry De Mey, Musique de TablesGyorgy Ligeti, Poème symphonique pour 100 MétronomesBela Bartok, Sonate for violin

Ictus soloists

Landmark Hall, Yokohama (Japan) Organisation: Kanagawa Arts FestivalLuciano Berio, Duetti per 2 violiniToshio Hosokawa, Vertical Time Study IKarlheinz Stockhausen, Der Kleine HarlekinThierry De Mey, Musique de TablesThierry De Mey / Peter Vermeersch, Habanera

Ictus piano & percussion quartet

Sommerszene Festival, Stadtkino, Salzburg (AT)Luciano Berio, LineaGeorge Crumb, Makrokosmos IIIMusic for a Summer Evening