How to construct and play the sus2 chord

Name

The sus2 is also named suspended second

Quality

A sus2 is a Unknown chord

Intervals

How to construct a sus2 chord?

Use the following intervals in any order to construct this chord. Start on a specific note on which you want to construct this chord from (for instance the note "C") and calculate each interval on top of it. Afterwards, you will be able to play it on your instrument.

Perfect unison

Has 0 semitones and spans 1 naturals.

Major second

Has 2 semitones and spans 2 naturals.

Perfect fifth

Has 7 semitones and spans 5 naturals.

Scales

Cheatsheet

Play the sus2 chord in any key

You can play a Csuspended second with the following notes.

C   D   G  

Sheet music of C suspended second in three octaves.

The notes of the Csus2 chord written down in sheet music.
Csus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Csus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Csus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Csus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Csus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Csus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for C suspended second.

Csus2 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a C#suspended second with the following notes.

C#   D#   G#  

Sheet music of C# suspended second in three octaves.

The notes of the C#sus2 chord written down in sheet music.
C#sus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
C#sus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
C#sus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
C#sus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
C#sus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
C#sus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for C# suspended second.

C#sus2 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Dbsuspended second with the following notes.

Db   Eb   Ab  

Sheet music of Db suspended second in three octaves.

The notes of the Dbsus2 chord written down in sheet music.
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Dbsus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Dbsus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Dbsus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Dbsus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Dbsus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for Db suspended second.

Dbsus2 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Dsuspended second with the following notes.

D   E   A  

Sheet music of D suspended second in three octaves.

The notes of the Dsus2 chord written down in sheet music.
Dsus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Dsus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Dsus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Dsus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Dsus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Dsus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for D suspended second.

Dsus2 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a D#suspended second with the following notes.

D#   E#   A#  

Sheet music of D# suspended second in three octaves.

The notes of the D#sus2 chord written down in sheet music.
D#sus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
D#sus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
D#sus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
D#sus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
D#sus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
D#sus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for D# suspended second.

D#sus2 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Ebsuspended second with the following notes.

Eb   F   Bb  

Sheet music of Eb suspended second in three octaves.

The notes of the Ebsus2 chord written down in sheet music.
Ebsus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Ebsus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Ebsus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Ebsus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Ebsus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Ebsus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for Eb suspended second.

Ebsus2 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Esuspended second with the following notes.

E   F#   B  

Sheet music of E suspended second in three octaves.

The notes of the Esus2 chord written down in sheet music.
Esus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Esus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Esus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Esus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Esus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Esus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for E suspended second.

Esus2 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Fsuspended second with the following notes.

F   G   C  

Sheet music of F suspended second in three octaves.

The notes of the Fsus2 chord written down in sheet music.
Fsus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Fsus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Fsus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Fsus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Fsus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Fsus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for F suspended second.

Fsus2 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a F#suspended second with the following notes.

F#   G#   C#  

Sheet music of F# suspended second in three octaves.

The notes of the F#sus2 chord written down in sheet music.
F#sus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
F#sus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
F#sus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
F#sus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
F#sus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
F#sus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for F# suspended second.

F#sus2 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Gbsuspended second with the following notes.

Gb   Ab   Db  

Sheet music of Gb suspended second in three octaves.

The notes of the Gbsus2 chord written down in sheet music.
Gbsus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Gbsus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Gbsus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Gbsus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Gbsus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Gbsus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for Gb suspended second.

Gbsus2 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Gsuspended second with the following notes.

G   A   D  

Sheet music of G suspended second in three octaves.

The notes of the Gsus2 chord written down in sheet music.
Gsus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Gsus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Gsus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Gsus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Gsus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Gsus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for G suspended second.

Gsus2 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a G#suspended second with the following notes.

G#   A#   D#  

Sheet music of G# suspended second in three octaves.

The notes of the G#sus2 chord written down in sheet music.
G#sus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
G#sus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
G#sus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
G#sus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
G#sus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
G#sus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for G# suspended second.

G#sus2 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Absuspended second with the following notes.

Ab   Bb   Eb  

Sheet music of Ab suspended second in three octaves.

The notes of the Absus2 chord written down in sheet music.
Absus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Absus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Absus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Absus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Absus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Absus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for Ab suspended second.

Absus2 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Asuspended second with the following notes.

A   B   E  

Sheet music of A suspended second in three octaves.

The notes of the Asus2 chord written down in sheet music.
Asus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Asus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Asus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Asus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Asus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Asus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for A suspended second.

Asus2 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a A#suspended second with the following notes.

A#   B#   E#  

Sheet music of A# suspended second in three octaves.

The notes of the A#sus2 chord written down in sheet music.
A#sus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
A#sus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
A#sus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
A#sus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
A#sus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
A#sus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for A# suspended second.

A#sus2 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Bbsuspended second with the following notes.

Bb   C   F  

Sheet music of Bb suspended second in three octaves.

The notes of the Bbsus2 chord written down in sheet music.
Bbsus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Bbsus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Bbsus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Bbsus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Bbsus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Bbsus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for Bb suspended second.

Bbsus2 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Bsuspended second with the following notes.

B   C#   F#  

Sheet music of B suspended second in three octaves.

The notes of the Bsus2 chord written down in sheet music.
Bsus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Bsus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Bsus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Bsus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Bsus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Bsus2 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for B suspended second.

Bsus2 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app