Noun; pronounced: ‘ban/tuh’

Synonyms: Badinage, joking, wild dancing, pleasantry, persiflage.

1. An exchange of good-natured raillery. 

2. A Ceilidh band consisting of three astonishingly talented musicians, pushing the boundaries of English folk dance music with brass, keyboards, melodeon and percussion. Tim Walker, Nina Zella and Simon Care are a triumvirate of toetapping instrumentalists showcasing the best of English music.