One of the much sought-after Lithuanian jazz musicians, Valerijus Ramoška is a virtuoso trumpeter whose broad knowledge of modern jazz styles combines with dexterity in a wide range of expressive means. With his trumpet's tone lively and clear, and flugelhorn's cantilena smooth and soothing, he is the most resourceful improviser and is often responsible for emotional outbursts within the group. He is a distinguished soloist and a flexible ensemble member, who can adapt to various forms of leadership and musical styles. With various ensembles he has been seen on Lithuanian jazz scene since 1990, and with Dainius Pulauskas Group since its inception in 1994. Winning wide public acclaim as a trumpeter with this group, he also performs with other groups ranging from duos and chamber formations to big bands. He is a soloist with the Lithuanian Radio and Television Big Band and is often invited to perform with the Kaunas Big Band.