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

Marathon musique urbaine

Auditorium, Dijon (F)Complete evening around minimalist American composers: Steve Reich, Lois V Vierk and Michael Gordon

Music@venture

deSingel, Antwerpen (B)Opening of the festival Music@Venture in Antwerp with music by Michael Gordon: "I Burried Paul”, Raphaël Cendo: "Scratch Data", François Sarhan: "3 small trios with samples”, Riccardo Nova: "Ma's Sequence 7", "Koraippu" and "Thirteen"

Candid music

Théâtre de Caen, Caen (F)A marathonWorks by John Cage, Harry Partch, Morton Feldman, Michael Gordon, Gavin Bryars (with Orchestre de Picardie, conductor: Gavin Bryars), Tim Mariën, Steve Reich, Conlon Nancarrow, Michael Weilacher

Liquid Room

Hamburg

Kampnagel

(co-presented by Elbphilharmonie and Kampnagel) works by Magnus Lindberg, Kurt Schwitters, Michael Gordon , Eva Reiter, Benjamin De La Fuente, Helmut Lachenmann, Harry Partch (arr by Tim Mariën), Geoffrey Drouin, Alexander Schubert, Helmut Oehring and Michael Levinas. A seamless evening on four stages.

Candid music

Opéra de Lille (F)A marathonWorks by John Cage, Harry Partch, Morton Feldman, Michael Gordon, Gavin Bryars (with Orchestre de Picardie, conductor: Gavin Bryars), Tim Mariën, Steve Reich, Conlon Nancarrow, Michael Weilacher

Candid music

Opéra de Rouen (F)A marathonWorks by John Cage, Harry Partch, Morton Feldman, Michael Gordon, Gavin Bryars (with Orchestre de Picardie, conductor: Gavin Bryars), Tim Mariën, Steve Reich, Conlon Nancarrow, Michael Weilacher

Shelter - Michael Gordon

Bijloke, Gent (BE) Shelter (coproduction Manama/G.A.M.E., Ictus, Spectra) - concert

Liquid Room

Berlin (de)

Berliner Festspiele,
Michael Gordon Timber (excerpt)
Peter Ablinger TIM song
Marko Ciciliani Black Horizon
Bernhard Gander 2Bad
Michael Beil SWAP
Pierluigi Billone Mani.Mono
François Sarhan Homework II
Eliane Radigue Σ=a=b=a+b’
Cédric Dambrain Duet performance (with Gerrit Nulens)
Manon de Boer & George van Dam Sequenza
Enno Poppe Rad
Bernhard Gander Schöne worte
Stefan Prins, Fremdkörper#1
Kaj Duncan David, Sound and Vision
Eva Reiter Stalkers Resolution
Jürg Frey 2nd String Quartet
Clara Iannotta Limun

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Timber in Berlin

Brussels (BE)

TIMBER IN BERLIN (MICHAEL GORDON)
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Weird Instruments

Brussels (BE)

Weird Instruments: Timber/Gordon, Mani Mano/Billone, Funerali/Lanza, Appelbaum/Aphasia - concert - Brussels (BE) IMGP0879