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glissando

1. a rapidly executed series of notes on the harp or piano, each note of which is discretely audible
2. a portamento, esp as executed on the violin, viola, etc.
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I didn't even know there was a Russian edition of Rolling Stone," says Gliss member Victoria Cecilia, who, like her fellow musicians, plays multiple instruments.
Silent Gliss has panel glide systems from pounds 230 for 2m lengths.
Using virgin hair as a control, researchers damaged the hair and found that just one use of the Gliss Ultimate Repair Shampoo and Conditioner yielded immediate improvement in the look and feel of the damaged hair.
Cottage, which was set up over 20 years ago, is one of the main distributors of Kent-based manufacturer Silent Gliss, which make curtain tracks and blinds for the healthcare sector around the country, including 98% of hospitals and surgeries in the North East.
Check out Silent Gliss electric blinds that can be remote controlled or even powered by a light sensor.
Now Holly is enjoying married life when she's not too busy working on a number of different projects, which includes being the face of Schwarzkopf's Gliss range of hair products.
Working with Swedish designer Eva Marmbrandt, Silent Gliss present Vertical Waves, a series of laser-cut made-to-measure vertical blinds.
VERSATILE: The Silent Gliss panel glide system is an elegant way to screen floor-to-ceiling windows; POWERFUL: B&Q mobile air conditioner, pounds 229; COLOURFUL: John Lewis girliepink PREM-I-AIR fan, pounds 29.
99 per metre ; Silent Gliss blinds, pounds 45 each, made by Designs On You 2 (0141 3398829).
There's also the possibilities offered by shoji panels from blind manufacturers like Silent Gliss where once again the more traditional approach has been jettisoned in favour of exciting new contemporary designs and opening mechanisms.
The Gliss Clock features etched glass with a chrome bezel on a 14-inch-diameter face.
The three-bedroom house has the latest in locking windows and Silent Gliss curtain tracks and the kitchen work surfaces are Corian with integral sink.