Akira Senju (千住 明) is a Japanese composer, arranger and conductor. Born in Tokyo on October 21, 1960. Senju studied composition at the Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music and received his master's degree with honors. Composition credits include Tales of Vesperia: The First Strike, Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood, Yomigaeri, Fūrin Kazan (Taiga drama), Nada Sōsō (film), Rampo (film), Mobile Suit Victory Gundam, the 2012 revival of Iron Chef and the soundtrack of Red Garden. Arrangement credits include Hikari. Performance credits include Handsome Boy, The Snow Queen (Yuki no Joou).