Vijay is Associate Professor of Jazz and Choral Music at Central Washington University (Ellensburg, WA). He has gained international attention for his diverse compositions and jazz arrangements, workshops, and performances with such artists as Just 4 Kicks, the Robert Shaw Chorale, Male Ensemble Northwest, Portland Baroque Orchestra, Clark Terry, and the Disciples of Groove. A seven–time ASCAP Composer Awards winner, his compositions and arrangements have garnered praise from The King’s Singers, Chanticleer, and other professional vocal ensembles. Vijay’s student group at CWU, Vocal Jazz 1, performed at the 2002 IAJE and MENC national conventions. He is National Repertoire & Standards Chairman for Jazz/Show Choirs for ACDA.