The C/G chord is a C Major chord, with the G (the 5th) as the bass note.
The chord is also referred to as C over G, or C ‘slash’ G, or simply, C with a G in the bass.
Technically, the C Major chord with the G in the bass is a second inversion G Major chord.
Some C/G Chord Theory and Info
- The C/G chord contains the notes G, C and E.
- It is a C Major chord with an G in the bass.
- The root note of C/G is C, the bass note is G.