Dsus4 Chord on Guitar: How To Play the D Suspended Fourth chord


Chord Description

D sus4 position 1 guitar chord diagram

The intervals in the D Suspended Fourth chord are Root, Perfect Fourth, and Perfect Fifth

You may find this chord denoted as:

  • D Suspended Fourth
  • Dsus4

The notes of the D Suspended Fourth chord are D, G, and A.
Suspended chords don't have the Third, so they're neither major or minor.

Notes in the D sus4 chord:

DGA

How the Suspended Fourth chord is built:

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

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How To Play The Dsus4 chord on guitar

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Position 1
Open

D sus4 position 4 guitar chord diagram

Position 2
Open

D sus4 position 1 guitar chord diagram

Position 3
BarreMovable

D sus4 position 2 guitar chord diagram

Position 4
BarreMovable

D sus4 position 3 guitar chord diagram

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Fretboard map of D sus4 chord tones

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.

4
1
5
5
4
1
4
5
4
1
5
1
5
4
1
5
4
1
4
1
5

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