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

Etvos/Mantovani

Opéra de Lille, Lille (F)

le Grand Jeu

Lille

Opéra de Lille

Two performances of Bruno Mantovani’s “le Grand Jeu” for percussion and electronics, performed by Miquel Bernat (percussion); meeting with the composer in between the two interpretations

Ircam creation

Kaaitheater (with Ars Musica & Bozar), Brussels (B)Yan Maresz : “Sul Segno”, Bruno Mantovani: “Le Grand Jeu” and “Éclair de lune”, Raphaël Cendo: “Scratch Data”; Miquel Bernat, Gerrit Nulens and Michael Weilacher (solo percussion)

Ircam creation

Ircam, Paris (F)Yan Maresz : “Sul Segno”, Bruno Mantovani: “Le Grand Jeu” and “Éclair de lune” (new work for three solo snare drums and three instrumental groups), Raphaël Cendo: “Scratch Data”; Miquel Bernat, Gerrit Nulens and Michael Weilacher (solo percussion)

le Grand Jeu

Armentières

Vivat

Two performances of Bruno Mantovani’s “le Grand Jeu” for percussion and electronics, performed by Miquel Bernat (percussion); meeting with the composer in between the two interpretations

Etvos/Mantovani

Kaaitheatre, Brussels (B)