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

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Cultureel Centrum Roeselare (B)Dance-production with Rosas: choreography Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker; music performed by Ictus: John Cage, Steve Reich, Magnus Lindberg, Pierre Bartholomée, Claude Debussy, Johannes Brahms, Thierry De Mey, Iannis Xenakis

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

Ictus piano & percussion quartet

Botanique, Brusselsl (B) • Jean-Luc Fafchamps, Melencolia si... I • George Crumb, Makrokosmos III, Music for a summer Evening • Claude Debussy, Nocturnes • Hao Fu Zhang, Yin Yang

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

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Leuven, Stadsschouwburg (B)Dance-production with Rosas: choreography Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker; music performed by Ictus: John Cage, Steve Reich, Magnus Lindberg, Pierre Bartholomée, Claude Debussy, Johannes Brahms, Thierry De Mey, Iannis Xenakis

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Théâtre de Caen, Caen (F)Dance-production with Rosas: choreography Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker; music performed by Ictus: John Cage, Steve Reich, Magnus Lindberg, Pierre Bartholomée, Claude Debussy, Johannes Brahms, Thierry De Mey, Iannis Xenakis

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Leuven, Stadsschouwburg (B)Dance-production with Rosas: choreography Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker; music performed by Ictus: John Cage, Steve Reich, Magnus Lindberg, Pierre Bartholomée, Claude Debussy, Johannes Brahms, Thierry De Mey, Iannis Xenakis

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Cultureel Centrum Hasselt (B)Dance-production with Rosas: choreography Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker; music performed by Ictus: John Cage, Steve Reich, Magnus Lindberg, Pierre Bartholomée, Claude Debussy, Johannes Brahms, Thierry De Mey, Iannis Xenakis

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Kaaitheater, Brussels (B)Dance-production with Rosas: choreography Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker; music performed by Ictus: John Cage, Steve Reich, Magnus Lindberg, Pierre Bartholomée, Claude Debussy, Johannes Brahms, Thierry De Mey, Iannis Xenakis

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Kaaitheater, Brussels (B)Dance-production with Rosas: choreography Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker; music performed by Ictus: John Cage, Steve Reich, Magnus Lindberg, Pierre Bartholomée, Claude Debussy, Johannes Brahms, Thierry De Mey, Iannis Xenakis

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Kaaitheater, Brussels (B)Dance-production with Rosas: choreography Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker; music performed by Ictus: John Cage, Steve Reich, Magnus Lindberg, Pierre Bartholomée, Claude Debussy, Johannes Brahms, Thierry De Mey, Iannis Xenakis

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Vooruit, Gent (B)Dance-production with Rosas: choreography Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker; music performed by Ictus: John Cage, Steve Reich, Magnus Lindberg, Pierre Bartholomée, Claude Debussy, Johannes Brahms, Thierry De Mey, Iannis Xenakis

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Dansens Hus, Stockholm (Z)Dance-production with Rosas: choreography Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker; music performed by Ictus: John Cage, Steve Reich, Magnus Lindberg, Pierre Bartholomée, Claude Debussy, Johannes Brahms, Thierry De Mey, Iannis Xenakis

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Dansens Hus, Stockholm (Z)Dance-production with Rosas: choreography Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker; music performed by Ictus: John Cage, Steve Reich, Magnus Lindberg, Pierre Bartholomée, Claude Debussy, Johannes Brahms, Thierry De Mey, Iannis Xenakis

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Dansens Hus, Stockholm (Z)Dance-production with Rosas: choreography Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker; music performed by Ictus: John Cage, Steve Reich, Magnus Lindberg, Pierre Bartholomée, Claude Debussy, Johannes Brahms, Thierry De Mey, Iannis Xenakis

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Vooruit, Gent (B)Dance-production with Rosas: choreography Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker; music performed by Ictus: John Cage, Steve Reich, Magnus Lindberg, Pierre Bartholomée, Claude Debussy, Johannes Brahms, Thierry De Mey, Iannis Xenakis

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Vooruit, Gent (B)Dance-production with Rosas: choreography Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker; music performed by Ictus: John Cage, Steve Reich, Magnus Lindberg, Pierre Bartholomée, Claude Debussy, Johannes Brahms, Thierry De Mey, Iannis Xenakis

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Vooruit, Gent (B)Dance-production with Rosas: choreography Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker; music performed by Ictus: John Cage, Steve Reich, Magnus Lindberg, Pierre Bartholomée, Claude Debussy, Johannes Brahms, Thierry De Mey, Iannis Xenakis

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Le Hangar, Rouen (F)Dance-production with Rosas: choreography Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker; music performed by Ictus: John Cage, Steve Reich, Magnus Lindberg, Pierre Bartholomée, Claude Debussy, Johannes Brahms, Thierry De Mey, Iannis Xenakis

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Zeitgenössische Musiktage, Dresden (D)Dance-production with Rosas: choreography Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker; music performed by Ictus: John Cage, Steve Reich, Magnus Lindberg, Pierre Bartholomée, Claude Debussy, Johannes Brahms, Thierry De Mey, Iannis Xenakis

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Le Hangar, Rouen (F)Dance-production with Rosas: choreography Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker; music performed by Ictus: John Cage, Steve Reich, Magnus Lindberg, Pierre Bartholomée, Claude Debussy, Johannes Brahms, Thierry De Mey, Iannis Xenakis

Faune

Théâtre de Caen (F)

Debussy’s “Après-midi d’un faune” (chamber-music version + film Thierry De Mey on choreography of Anne Teresa De Keersmaker), Schönberg’s “Pierrot Lunaire” (with soprano Marianne Pousseur) and “Valse3”, a new composition for small ensemble and electronics of by Frédéric Verrières (inspired by Ravel’s “La Valse”); conductors: Georges-Elie Octors (Debussy, Verrières) and François Deppe (Schönberg)

Faune

Opéra Comique, Paris (F)

Debussy’s “Après-midi d’un faune” (chamber-music version + film Thierry De Mey on choreography of Anne Teresa De Keersmaker), Schönberg’s “Pierrot Lunaire” (with soprano Marianne Pousseur) and “Valse3”, a new composition for small ensemble and electronics of by Frédéric Verrières (inspired by Ravel’s “La Valse”); conductors: Georges-Elie Octors (Debussy, Verrières) and François Deppe (Schönberg)

Faune

deSingel, Antwerp (B)

Debussy’s “Après-midi d’un faune” (chamber-music version + film Thierry De Mey on choreography of Anne Teresa De Keersmaker), Schönberg’s “Pierrot Lunaire” (with soprano Marianne Pousseur) and “Valse3”, a new composition for small ensemble and electronics of by Frédéric Verrières (inspired by Ravel’s “La Valse”); conductors: Georges-Elie Octors (Debussy, Verrières) and François Deppe (Schönberg)

Faune

Kaaitheater (in a co-presentation with Bozar and Ictus), Brussels (B)

Debussy’s “Après-midi d’un faune” (chamber-music version + film Thierry De Mey on choreography of Anne Teresa De Keersmaker), Schönberg’s “Pierrot Lunaire” (with soprano Marianne Pousseur) and “Valse3”, a new composition for small ensemble and electronics of by Frédéric Verrières (inspired by Ravel’s “La Valse”); conductors: Georges-Elie Octors (Debussy, Verrières) and François Deppe (Schönberg)