The University of the Philippines Alumni and Friends Rondalla is a non-profit cultural and educational organization based in Central New Jersey. Since 1992, it has been propagating the tradition of the Filipino rondalla (native string ensemble). It presents educational music programs that integrate Philippine history, culture and traditions to diverse audiences in key cities in various countries. Its repertoire includes traditional and contemporary music from the Philippines and other nations, light classical music, and Broadway themes. It offers free regular weekly lessons for all age groups interested in learning to play a rondalla instrument (the bandurria, laud, octavina and guitar).