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

Musica 2001

Musica, Palais des Fêtes, Strasbourg (F)
Luca Francesconi: “Lips, Eyes, Bang” (video, voice and ensemble), Luca Francesconi: “Da Capo”, Misato Mochizuki: “Chimera”, Thierry De Mey: “Kinok”; Jocelyn B. Smith (voice), Georges-Elie Octors (conductor)

With Misato Mochizuki

Berlin

Sophiensaele

Concert around Misato Mochizuki (“Wise Water”, “Chimera” and “Intermezzi for flute and piano”) with also compositions of Tristan Murail (“Ethers”) and Emmanuel Nunes (“Einspielung II”); soloist: François Deppe (cello); Georges-Elie Octors, conductor; François Deppe, cello; Ultraschall Festival

Salzburger festspiele

Salzburger Festspiele / Passagen, Republic, Salzburg (AT)Georges Aperghis: “La nuit en tête” and “Alter-Face”; Misato Mochizuki: “Chimera”; Fausto Romitelli: “Professor Bad Trip I, II and III”

Mochizuki/Monnet

Festival Musica, Strassbourg f(fr)Mochizuki/Monnet

In Berlin

Kammermusiksaal (festival MaerzMuzik), Berlin (D)Misato Mochizuki: “4D”, “Winter Fragments” and “Etheric Blueprint” (creation; commissioned by MaerzMuzik); Yan Maresz: “Entrelacs”; Olivier Schneller: new work for small ensemble and electronics (commissioned by MaerzMuzik);

Ars Musica 2002

Kaaitheater, Brussels (B)Production: Ars Musica, Kaaitheater, Philharmonic Society of BrusselsPreprogram with Piet Van Bockstal (oboe) and Yutaka Oya (piano) with: Stefan Wolpe (Sonate for oboe and piano) and Elliot Carter (Pastorale for oboe and piano)and concert with Ictus with: Elliot Carter (Study for timpani), Misato Mochizuki (Chimera for ensemble), Elliot Carter (Study for timpani), Yan Maresz (Eclipse for ensemble), Yan Maresz (Metallics for trumpet solo and electronics); soloists: Gerrit Nulens (percussion), Philippe Ranallo (trumpet) and Takashi Yamane (clarinet); Georges-Elie Octors (conductor)

With Misato Mochizuki

Köln

WDR

Concert around Misato Mochizuki (“Wise Water”, “Chimera” and “Intermezzi for flute and piano”) with also compositions of Tristan Murail (“Ethers”) and Emmanuel Nunes (“Einspielung II”); soloist: François Deppe (cello); Georges-Elie Octors, conductor; François Deppe, cello; Ultraschall Festival