The Asus2 chord is made up of the Root, Major Second, and Perfect Fifth
This chord is also known as:
- A Suspended Second
The notes in the Asus2 chord are A, B, and E. Suspended chords don't contain the 3rd, then they are not neither major or minor.
Suspended 2nd chords are created taking away the third and adding the second.
Notes of the A sus2 chord:
Tones in the Suspended Second chord:
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You can create any fingering you like on any part of the fretboard, just play some of the chord tones shown in the map below.
These maps show you the tones in a chord all along the fretboard. They are incredibly helpful because allow you to:
- Create new voicings on the fly, across all the neck
- Improvise targeting the right notes
- Unlock the fretboard and expand the CAGED system.
In the new ebook, Chords Domination, you'll find the fretboard tones maps for 44 different qualities of chords. Check it out: