G Suspended Second Guitar Chord (Gsus2) | Easy Ways to Play It

G sus2 position 1 guitar chord diagram

This chord is composed of the Root, Major Second, and Perfect Fifth

This chord is also spelled in the following ways:

  • G Suspended Second
  • Gsus2

The notes of this chord are G, A, and D

Notes that compose the G sus2 chord:

GAD

Formula of the Suspended Second chord:

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

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How To Play The G Suspended Second chord on guitar

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G sus2 position 2 guitar chord diagram

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G sus2 position 1 guitar chord diagram

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