Masamichi Amano (天野 正道, Amano Masamichi, born January 26, 1957 in Akita, Akita) is a Japanese music composer, arranger and conductor. He studied at the Kunitachi College of Music in Tokyo and graduated in 1982.
His orchestral works include the musical scores of Battle Royale, Giant Robo and Stratos 4. The films and TV series featuring his music are genres action, science fiction, Hentai, and horror. Amano's orchestra of choice is Poland's Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra (and its associated choir).
He has composed many pieces for wind ensemble that are recorded by the Tokyo Kosei Wind Orchestra and regularly performed by bands at the All-Japan Band Association competitions.1e. Suite Symphonique
2e. Suite Symphonique "GR"
Battle Royale II: Requiem
Musa (orchestra conductor only)
Odin: Photon Sailer Starlight
Phantasy Star Universe
Shiawase Sou no Okojo-san
Sin: The Movie
Stratos 4: Return to Base
Stratos 4: Advance
Demon Warrior Koji
Urusei Yatsura: Only You
Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games