How to Play the D sus2 Chord on Guitar


Chord Description

D sus2 position 1 guitar chord diagram

The D sus2 chord is made up of the Root, Major Second, and Perfect Fifth

Different notations for the Dsus2 chord:

  • D Suspended Second
  • Dsus2

The notes of the Dsus2 chord are D, E, and A.
This is a suspended chord, that means that this chord does not have the Third and then is neither major or minor.

Notes of the D sus2 chord:

DEA

How to create the Suspended Second chord:

1
b2
2
b3
3
4
b5
5
#5
6
b7
7

Visually impaired people might find useful the D sus2 accessible text-based description for this chord.

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Guitar Patterns for the Dsus2 chord

Position 1
Open

D sus2 position 1 guitar chord diagram

Position 2
Open

D sus2 position 2 guitar chord diagram

Position 3
BarreMovable

D sus2 position 3 guitar chord diagram

Position 4
BarreMovable

D sus2 position 4 guitar chord diagram

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Create your D sus2 chord shapes

Pick some of the tones from the fretboard map below and play this chord in new ways.

2
1
5
2
5
2
1
5
2
1
5
1
5
2
2
1
5
1
2
1
5
2

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