Here's a piano keyboard reference for the
Gsus2 chord (G
suspended 2nd) and the
Gsus4 chord (G
The notes of the Gsus2 chord are G A D and the notes of the Gsus4 chord are G C D.
The intervals of the Gsus2 chord are the root (G), major second (A) and perfect fifth (D). The intervals of the Gsus4 chord are the root (G), perfect fourth (C) and perfect fifth (D).
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 Gsus4 and Gsus2 chords in common positions on the guitar fretboard. You'll find both open chords and/or barre chords.
Gsus4 & Gsus2 Chords on Piano
⌨️ hint: use number 1 to trigger the Gsus4 chord and the number 2 to trigger the Gsus2 chord.
notes: G C D
notes: G A D
🎸 Guitar Diagrams for Gsus4 & Gsus2 Chords
Below you'll find guitar chord diagrams for common chord positions of the Gsus4 and the Gsus2 chords, along with finger positions or note names.