The artistry of teapot is an important part of the tea-drinking culture in China. A fine teapot is considered a piece of art. In China a teapot is not only a container or utensil but rather it is more than its practical purpose. The knowledge of choosing, using, and caring for a good teapot is highly stressed. The artistic value of a teapot is the most important consideration of teapot appreciation. Its artistic value lies in two aspects: it’s unique shape and craftsmanship. „Tea & Pot“ introduces 8 kinds of famous Chinese teapots through melodies performed by the Chinese instruments. Dexterously, the composers , Zhang Fu-quan and Hao Han bring the tea loving people to a new musical experience around the teapot world.
The album is available also as a part of 8 CD Tea Music Collection, packed in a solid gift box for favoured price. The collection also contains albums Tea, Tea Travel, Tea with Flower Fragrance, Oolong Tea, An Invitation to Tea, Chinese Tea Ballads and Cha Tao - The Way of Tea.