The D sus2 chord is made up of the Root, Major Second, and Perfect Fifth
Different notations for the Dsus2 chord:
- D Suspended Second
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.
Suspended chords have an unstable and ambiguous sound.
Notes of the D sus2 chord:
How to create the Suspended Second chord:
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