The C/E chord is a C Major chord, with the C (the 3rd) as the bass note.
The chord is also referred to as C over E, or C ‘slash’ E, or simply, C with an E in the bass.
Technically, the C Major chord with the E in the bass is a first inversion C Major chord.
Some C/E Chord Theory and Info
- The C/E chord contains the notes E, C and E.
- It is a C Major chord with an E in the bass.
- The root note of C/E is C, the bass note is E.