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D5(p) guitar chord
You must leave out the sixth guitar stringYou must leave out the fifth guitar stringPlay note D on chord 4 (open)Play note A on chord 3 (2nd fret)Play note D on chord 2 (3rd fret)You must leave out the first guitar string
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D5 Power Chord

String Note Finger Fret nr. Option.
4D x open  
3A 1 2nd fretfr.  
2D 2 3rd fretfr. optionalopt.

D5 power chord's notes: D, A and D. Only the 4th, 3rd and 2nd strings can be played. The note D on string two is optional.

The string 4 (D) is left open.

The D5 power chord is really a dyad or interval, as it has only 2 notes - the root (D) and the 5th (A). It does not have a 3rd, so it has no major or minor tonality.

D5 (perfect fifth interval) power chord's alternative names: D(no 3rd), D(no3).

Steps: 1-5.
1(D), 5(A).