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

Matra / Keller Nova

Flagey, Studio 4 (Ars Musica), Brussels (B)'MATRA' Oscar BianchiA cantate by the young composer and 'Ictus-fellow' Oscar Bianchi for vocal ensemble, instrumental ensemble, trio concertante and electronics; conductor Georges-Elie Octors; 3 soloists : Mike Schmid, Susanne Fröhlich and Rico Gubler; with participation of Neue Vocalsolisten (6)

This is not a pop song creation

Brussels

Kaaistudios

(copresented by Kaaitheater, with Bozar, Ars Musica and Ictus), premiere of performance project by ICTUS.
The line-up includes voice, clarinet/sax, electric guitar, bass guitar, keyboard and drums. A carefully selected set of composers, musicians and performers - short and longterm associates of the ensemble - have been asked to produce a short statement; a piece of music with the duration of a pop song: a.o. Alexander Schubert, Clinton Mc Callum, Oscar Bianchi, Morten Olsen, Fabian Fiorini,...

This is not a pop song

Brussels

Kaaistudios

(copresented by Kaaitheater, with Bozar, Ars Musica and Ictus), premiere of performance project by ICTUS.
The line-up includes voice, clarinet/sax, electric guitar, bass guitar, keyboard and drums. A carefully selected set of composers, musicians and performers - short and longterm associates of the ensemble - have been asked to produce a short statement; a piece of music with the duration of a pop song: a.o. Alexander Schubert, Clinton Mc Callum, Oscar Bianchi, Morten Olsen, Fabian Fiorini,...

Matra - Oscar Bianchi Creation

Festival Musica, Strasbourg (F)Premiere of “Matra”, a cantate written by composer Oscar Bianchi for the ensemble Ictus and Neue Vocalsolisten (Stuttgart); a coproduction by the festivals Musica (Strasbourg) and Eclat (Stuttgart)

Matra / Keller Nova

Festival Eclat, Stuttgart (D)'MATRA' Oscar Bianchi + CREATIE Stephane KellerA cantate by the young composer and 'Ictus-fellow' Oscar Bianchi for vocal ensemble, instrumental ensemble, trio concertante and electronics; conductor Georges-Elie Octors; 3 soloists : Mike Schmid, Susanne Fröhlich and Rico Gubler; with participation of Neue Vocalsolisten (6). Stefane Keller : Driven (premiere). Riccardo Nova : Ma's Sequence

This is not a pop song

Brussels

Kaaistudios

(copresented by Kaaitheater, with Bozar, Ars Musica and Ictus), premiere of performance project by ICTUS.
The line-up includes voice, clarinet/sax, electric guitar, bass guitar, keyboard and drums. A carefully selected set of composers, musicians and performers - short and longterm associates of the ensemble - have been asked to produce a short statement; a piece of music with the duration of a pop song: a.o. Alexander Schubert, Clinton Mc Callum, Oscar Bianchi, Morten Olsen, Fabian Fiorini,...