Here's a piano keyboard reference for the
Dsus2 chord (D
suspended 2nd) and the
Dsus4 chord (D
The notes of the Dsus2 chord are D E A and the notes of the Dsus4 chord are D G A.
The intervals of the Dsus2 chord are the root (D), major second (E) and perfect fifth (A). The intervals of the Dsus4 chord are the root (D), perfect fourth (G) and perfect fifth (A).
Suspended chords (aka sus chords) are chords where the third is raised to a perfect 4th in the case of a sus4 chord or the third is lowered to a major 2nd in the case of a sus2 chord. These chords inherently have more tension than their minor or major chord counterpart.
🎸 You can also jump to guitar chord diagrams for the Dsus4 and Dsus2 chords in common positions on the guitar fretboard. You'll find both open chords and/or barre chords.
Dsus4 & Dsus2 Chords on Piano
⌨️ hint: use number 1 to trigger the Dsus4 chord and the number 2 to trigger the Dsus2 chord.
notes: D G A
notes: D E A
🎸 Guitar Diagrams for Dsus4 & Dsus2 Chords
Below you'll find guitar chord diagrams for common chord positions of the Dsus4 and the Dsus2 chords, along with finger positions or note names.