Manuel Anglada-Tort

Main Research Areas

  • Judgement and decision making 
  • Music preferences and aesthetics
  • Social and applied music psychology
  • Auditory perception and cognition



2017–presentPhD in Psychology, Audio communication group, Technische Universität Berlin
2014–2015MSc in Music, Mind & Brain, Goldsmiths, University of London
2009–2013BA in Psychology, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Tarragona, Spain


2018–2019Lecturer in Music Psychology and Research Methods, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
2015–2017Special Needs Teacher, The Garden School, London, UK
2012–2013Research Assistant, Psycholinguistics Research Group, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Tarragona, Spain



Anglada-Tort, M., Keller, S., Steffens, J., & Müllensiefen, D. (in press): Source effects in the evaluation of advertising: Do professionals rate music differently than non-professionals? Journal of Advertising Research. 

Anglada-Tort, M., & Skov, M. (in press): What counts as Aesthetics in Science? A bibliometric Analysis and Visualization of the Scientific Literature from 1970 to 2018. Psychology of Aesthetics, Creativity, and the Arts. 

Anglada-Tort, M. (2019): Measuring stereotypes in music: A commentary on Susino and Schubert (2019). Empirical Musicology Review, 14(1-2), 16-21.

Anglada-Tort, M., Krause, E. A., & North, A. C. (2019): Popular music lyrics and musician’s gender over time: A computational approach. Psychology of Music, 29(1), 46-55.

Anglada-Tort, M., Thueringer, H., & Omigie, D. (2019): The busking experiment: A field study measuring behavioural responses to street music performances. Psychomusicology: Music, Mind, and Brain, 29(1), 46-55.  

Anglada-Tort, M., & Sanfilippo, K.R.M. (2019): Visualizing music psychology: A bibliometric analysis of Psychology of Music, Music Perception, and Musicae Scientiae from 1973 to 2017”, Music & Science, 2, 2059204318811786.

Anglada-Tort, M. (2018): Commentary on Canonne (2018): Listening to improvisation. Empirical Musicology Review.

Anglada-Tort, M., Baker, T., & Müllensiefen, D. (2018): False memories in music listening: Exploring the misinformation effect and individual difference factors in auditory memory. Memory, 1-16.

Anglada-Tort, M., Steffens, J., & Müllensiefen, D. (2018): Names and titles matter: The impact of linguistic fluency and the affect heuristic on aesthetics and value judgements of music. Psychology of Aesthetics, Creativity, and the Arts, 13 (3), 277-292,

Anglada-Tort, M., & Müllensiefen, D. (2017): The repeated recording illusion: The effects of extrinsic and individual difference factors on musical judgments. Music Perception, 35(1), 94-117.

Ferré., P., Anglada-Tort, M., Guasch, M. (2017): “Processing of emotional words in bilinguals: Testing the effects of Word concreteness, task type and language status”, Second Language Research, 1- 24,

Grants and Awards

2017–2020PhD studentship from the “Studienstiftung des Deutschen Volkes” (Bonn, Germany)
2014, 2017, 2019Travel award, Society for Education and Music Psychology Research (SEMPRE)
2018Travel award, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Musikpsychologie e.V. (DGM)